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  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Helen Harradine.png Changing Your CareerRead our interview with Helen Harradine of Inspired Selection about switching careers if you want to #workinpublishing.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Amy Stewart.png Working in Publicity For #WorkInPublishing Week, we spoke to Amy Stewart, Publicity Assistant at Princeton University Press, about what it's like to work in publicity.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Rhiannon Griffiths.png Temps & TempingWe spoke to Rhiannon Griffiths from Inspired Selection about finding temp positions to #workinpublishing.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Ella Brice-Jeffreys .png Working in Editorial Interested in Editorial? Read this interview with Ella Brice-Jeffreys about what it is like to #workinpublishing as an Editor.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Claire Morrison.png Where you start isn't where you have to end upChildren's publishing inspired DK's Claire Morrison to want to work in the industry but for the first ten years she worked almost exclusively on adult fiction and non-fiction. Find out how she eventually made the move to children's.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200 WIP18 Search.png Find a publisher near youYou often hear that publishing is 'London-centric' but there are fantastic publishers all across the UK. We've created this handy interactive map to find a publisher near you.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Megan Barton.png Why I Chose PublishingMegan Barton has started her publishing career as an apprentice for Cambridge University Press. Read our interview with her for Work in Publishing Week.
  • Spare Room.png Spare Room ProjectPaul Stark, Senior Audio Manager at Orion, hosted Josh Moorby as part of the Spare Room Project. They discuss their experience of the project 12 months on.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Chloe Daniell.png CVs and Cover LettersWe asked Chloe Daniell from Inspired Selection about her top CV and cover letter advice to help you to #workinpublishing.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Lara Clift.png Working in RightsRead our interview with Lara Clift, Rights and Sales Director at Sweet Cherry Publishing about what it's like to work in rights #workinpublishing
  • Oxford Children's.png A day in the life of the Oxford University Press Children's TeamIf you've ever wondered what it is like to be part of the Oxford University Press Children's team, this selection of fantastic videos is perfect for you.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Comma Press.png Q&A with Comma PressIn celebration of Work in Publishing Week, Comma Press, Northern Publisher of the Year 2017, answered your questions about what it's like to #workinpublishing.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Society of Indexers.png Index, a freelance career inPaula Clarke Bain, Marketing Director at the Society of Indexers, talks about what it's like to #workinpublishing as a freelance indexer.
  • Maeve Dunne From banks to booksMaeve Dunne, our Policy and Public Affairs Manager, talks about her journey to and experiences of working in publishing.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_10Polly.png Interning at the Publishers AssociationPolly talks about her experience interning with us at the Publishers Association.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Verity Hawson.png Interview AdviceVerity Hawson from Inspired Selection gives some of her top interview advice to help you to #workinpublishing.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Nicholas Jones.png Working in Audio Nicholas Jones, Managing Director of Strathmore Publishing, discusses the place of audio in the publishing industry.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Society of Indexers.png Q&A with the Society of IndexersAs part of #WorkInPublishing Week, we spoke to Ruth and Paula from the Society of Indexers about their experience as freelance indexers.
  • Penguin Books.jpg How Books Get MadeRead our interview with Siân, Production Assistant at Penguin Random House, about her role making books. #workinpublishing
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Esme Richardson.png Alternatives to Trade PublishingWe spoke to Esme Richardson from Inspired Selection about alternatives to trade publishing.
  • Website - Avatar - 200x200_1 Kevin Duffy.png Working in Sales and MarketingWe spoke to Kevin Duffy from Bluemoose Books about his experiences of Sales and Marketing.